5,000 (Grimes et al 1997).
Nusa Tenggara Timur province: Alor island, northeast coast, Kiralela, Koilela, Maukuru, Peisaka, and Takala villages; also east central mountains.
Iramang, Kula, Kulatela, Watena, Larena, Kula Watena, Sumang, Arumaka. Reportedly structurally similar to Sawila [swt], but intelligibility is marginal.
Latin script [Latn].
Christian, traditional religion.